Hans Verhoeven gets into the rhythm of the drums during saxophonist P.J. Perry’s performance at the Osborne Bay Pub in Crofton Sunday. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Hans Verhoeven gets into the rhythm of the drums during saxophonist P.J. Perry’s performance at the Osborne Bay Pub in Crofton Sunday. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Valley weekly events and entertainment schedule

For the Week of Aug. 23-29

NOW UNTIL SEPT. 1

Live Theatre: Grease, Chemainus Theatre Festival, tickets available for matinee and evening performances by calling the box office at 1-800-565-7738 or at www.chemainustheatre.ca.

THURSDAY, AUG. 23

Tai Chi: 10-11 a.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Karaoke Night: 9 p.m. to midnight, Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

FRIDAY, AUG. 24

Crofton Quilters: starting at 9 a.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Muffin morning: 9:30-11 a.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Meat draw: Chemainus Legion 191, 4-7 p.m. (kitchen open 5-7 p.m.), 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Bingo: Every Friday, doors open at 5 p.m. and games begin at 6:30 p.m., Chemainus Legion 191 Hall, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Live music: Doctors of Rock And Roll, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Saltair Pub, 10519 Knight Rd., Saltair, 250-246-4942.

Music trivia: with hosts Jeff Harrison and Stephen Parson, 8:30 p.m. music bingo followed by trivia at 9 p.m., Horseshoe Bay Inn Pub, 9576 Chemainus Rd.

Live music: Cities, Victoria’s standout cover band featuring Juno nominated singer Adam Kittredge, drummer Matt Johnson of the legendary Canadian band 54-40 and world renowned horn players Miguel Valdes and Nick La Riviere, tickets $10, 9 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Live music: Johnny Cash tribute with David James, tickets $5 at the door, 9 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

SATURDAY, AUG. 25

Meat draw: Chemainus Legion 191, 3-6 p.m., 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Live music: Garth Brooks tribute, Montgomery County performers deliver an amazing Garth Brooks experience that always entertains, tickets $15, 8 p.m., Osborne Bay Pub, 1534 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Movies In The Park: Frozen, presented by the Crofton Community Centre Society, free admission, bring a chair or blanket, pop and popcorn/candy available for sale, starts after dark in the park by the ferry.

SUNDAY, AUG. 26

Vancouver Island Pickleball Association: 90-minute tournament, women’s doubles start at 10 a.m., men’s doubles start at noon, Fuller Lake Pickleball Courts.

MONDAY, AUG. 27

Carpet bowling: 9 a.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Bingo Mondays: Doors open at 4:45 p.m., bingo starts at 6:40 p.m., Loonie Pot, G Ball, Bonanza and 50/50 draw, Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

TUESDAY, AUG. 28

Tai Chi: 10-11 a.m.; fun and games, 1 p.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Saltair Quilters: meet every Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Saltair Community Centre (formerly Mount Brenton School), on South Oyster Road. The Saltair Quilters don’t just quilt, but also knit, crochet, embroider, stitch and bead. Contact Cathy at 250-924-2627.

Meat draw: Chemainus Legion 191, 3-6 p.m., 9775 Chemainus Rd.

Tuesday Music In The Park: Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society’s summer concert series features La Familia, 11-piece Latin dance party band, hamburgers and hot dogs available for purchase at the site, 7 p.m., Waterwheel Park, Chemainus.

Live music: Glenn and Jetta’s Talent Tuesday Showcase featuring 4 Wheel Drive, The Chopped Liver, Orkistree and Julius Centurions, 7 to 10 p.m., Riot Brewing Co., 101A-3055 Oak St., Chemainus.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29

Muffin morning: 9:30-11 a.m., Chemainus 55+ Activity Centre, 9824 Willow St., Chemainus.

Crofton Art Club: 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Crofton Seniors Centre, 1507 Joan Ave., Crofton.

Chemainus Wednesday Market: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Waterwheel Park parking lot, Chemainus.

Fun darts: everyone welcome, 7 p.m., Chemainus Legion 191, 9775 Chemainus Rd.

(To have your event listed, send an email to don.bodger@chemainusvalleycourier.ca).